Presentation par Gerry Johansson:
" My work with Meloni Meloni began in 2014. As usual it was a happy circumstance that got me started. I was in Ravenna on a commission for Osservatorio Fotografico and one day I drove the little road between Classe and Lido Dante, just outside Ravenna.
In the corner of my eye I saw a sign with the text Meloni Meloni. What a wonderful sign! My thoughts went to words like melody and melancholy.
I immediately got in a very good mood, parked my car and started walking along the road Via Bosca. A short little road, maybe 4-5 kilometers long. A fairly typical Italian road on the border between the suburb and the countryside. But of course very interesting when you're in a happy mood.
Over the years I have returned several times. The book has four chapters, one for each year I photographed and in each year the walks begins at the sign Meloni Meloni. "
Short introduction in Swedish, English and Italian.
We are offering two editions of this book: trade edition (signed copies) or edition with print (open edition) with a 14 x 14 cm print on 24 x 17 cm silver gelatin paper (signed, numbered and stamped with title) presented in a cardboard case.
Please choose the edition you wish to order below the price before adding the book to your cart. For the edition with print, please let of know of your choice between the two images we are offering (see photos): #1 (shrub & pipe) or #3 (plough).
192 pages - Linen hardcover
Johansson & Jansson AB, 2020 (750 copies)
Format : 17 x 24 cm
*Signed* / *With Print*
New - Mint condition
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